• Short Summary

    The crowd at the Wales and Scotland Rugby match greet teams with rousing songs.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Cardiff. 'Land of My Fathers' You have often read of the unforgettable scene as the playing field becomes a vast choir - here it is for the first time in a Newsreel ... Wales 13 pts - Scotland 8 pts."

    Cardiff, Wales.

    Pan along crowded stand at stadium. Some people are even standing on the roof. The Cardiff Hippodrome Theatre can be seen in the background. (Sound comes in - ) We can hear the incredibly sound of Welsh voices singing Land of My Fathers.

    Intertitle reads: "... then Scotland 'replied' - and it is said, it could be heard for 10 miles!"

    Sound of Scottish fans singing Auld Lang Syne. More shots of stand.

    The Welsh and Scottish rugby teams walk out onto pitch to massive roar.

    Various shots of international rugby match between Wales and Scotland. We get to see a try being scored.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    757.28
    Media URN:
    8333
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:31:00 / 01:50:24:00
    Canister:
    31/13

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